The Richland Regatta is about to hit the town this weekend! Along with family events and hydro racing will come road closures! YAY! Okay, it can be a pain the the booty, but that's why I'm letting you know what will be closed and when so you can plan your weekend accordingly!

Thursday, June 7 through Sunday, June 10. The North Howard Amon Boat Launch will close to the public beginning Thursday at 7:00 a.m. through Sunday evening for boats, crews and event staff use. The small stretch of Lee Boulevard, from Amon Park Drive to the riverfront will also close at this time. The Columbia River will close to boat traffic every morning at 8:00 a.m. and reopen every evening around 6:00 p.m., Friday through Sunday. This closure will begin north of the Howard Amon Boat Launch and end just north of the Columbia Point Marina. This event has free admission and is open to all ages! For more info click here!